Academic Positions Schweiz

Universität St.Gallen, Schweiz

Post-doc in Econometrics

The Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research of the University of St. Gallen is looking for a

Post-doc in Econometrics

The position will start in February 2017 or later. The successful candidate will work at the intersection between microeconometrics and machine learning. She/he will be part of a research team that develops and applies newly available methods for data-rich empirical analyses, for example, in labour, health, and sports economics. Professor Michael Lechner leads this research team.

In addition to an excellent PhD degree in economics, statistics, or a related field, strong quantitative and programming skills are important. Furthermore, the candidate’s research interests should be in micro-econometrics (incl. Big Data and machine learning), sports economics, labour economics, or similar fields.

For further information, see our webpages ( or contact us directly. Please, send applications with the usual information by email to Michael Lechner:

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